Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home1/haradeep/ on line 8

Deprecated: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home1/haradeep/ on line 88
Why Not Linen Fabric for Your Home?

Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Why Not Linen Fabric for Your Home?

By Soile Makarof Subscribe to RSS | August 16th 2012 | Views:

Many people make the erroneous assumption that linen fabric is too delicate, or too difficult to keep clean, for everyday use in the home. Yes, once upon a time, a linen dress or suit was recommended for dry cleaning. The truth is that the types of fabric from which the linings of the garments were made, were the real reason that linen clothing was not suitable for regular washing. This is simply not true any longer. Today linen fabric is as easy to care for as cotton.

Linen fabric comes in a number of weights (the density of the weave), which makes it an ideal fabric for many applications in your home. Dense weight linen fabric is heavier and more opaque, allowing less light to shine through. Lighter weight linen fabric is sheer and allows more light in. When choosing a weight for your linen fabric, first you need to decide exactly how you intend to use it. Ask yourself these questions.

• Will the linen fabric be used for curtains and if so, in what room?

• Are you looking for sheer curtains to complement your drapes or do you need just a light and airy curtain?

• Will the linen fabric be used as a duvet cover or pillow shams? A heavier weight would work better for this.

• Do you want to try some linen towels, rugs, aprons or ready-made curtains?

Whether you buy linen fabric by the meter or pre-made items in linen, you are sure to find everything you need if you shop online. The online experience allows you to view the fabric weave, pattern and color in close-up views. You can order linen fabric samples so that you can feel the material and verify the weave, color and pattern in your own home. You also get the option to purchase made-to-order items, such as curtains, and you will be assured of a perfect fit every time. If you prefer to make your own curtains and other linens, you can just purchase the linen fabric that you prefer, by the meter. You can also order your linen fabric with a fire retardant treatment already in place.

Using linen fabric in your home makes an elegant and classic statement about your good taste in home furnishings. Linen fabric complements any decorating style from casual, to modern, to formal. It works just as well in the beach house, as it does in the formal living area of your primary residence. Linen fabric also has unique qualities that work just as well with denim, as with velvet or silk. It coordinates perfectly with all of your holiday decorating.

Just like cotton, linen fabric is made from the woven fibers of a plant that is grown as an annual crop. This also makes 100% all-natural linen fabric an environmentally friendly fabric that is both green and completely sustainable. If you are concerned for the state of the planet, you should consider moving linen fabric to the top of your list of desirable fabric choices for your home. Seriously, what is not to love about linen fabric?

Soile Makarof - About Author:
The author has an immense knowledge on fabrics. Know more about linen fabric related info in his website

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:

Related Clothing Articles Subscribe to RSS

Carrington Bride has an extensive collection of fashion fabrics perfect for any bride
Published by Mary Porter on June 17th 2012 | Clothing
It should be noted that here at Carrington Bride we only supply trade. We do not sell any of our fas...
Bridal fabric- making of bridal gowns wedding dresses with silk and organza
Published by Cheappartygowns on April 6th 2012 | Clothing
Bridal outfit may be a significant item for that wedding and reception thereby assortment of Wedding...
Looking for cotton fabrics? Know all about Cotton Scarfs in India
Published by Chris on March 12th 2012 | Clothing
Cotton falls in the category of natural fibres and fabrics woven from cotton are porous in structure...
Amidst hundreds of types of jeans fabric, what to really buy from the jeans manufacturers?
Published by David Hudson on January 9th 2012 | Clothing
Being a buyer of any product, it’s always necessary that you completely know about the item you ar...
Set Accessories for all Occasions-Meet Exclusivity at its Best
Published by Rahul on August 26th 2012 | Clothing
The leather handbag and purses, like gemstones, is a ladies best friend. Many women look for purses ...
Designer Bikini for Women—Makes You Stands Out
Published by Naida Thomas on August 24th 2012 | Clothing
When a designer design a bikini she pour out all knowledge and skills in the design and make the pie...
Designer Bikini for Women—Makes You Stands Out
Published by Naida Thomas on August 24th 2012 | Clothing
When a designer design a bikini she pour out all knowledge and skills in the design and make the pie...
Cashmere Sweaters - made from the finest 100% pure cashmere knitted in Scotland
Published by Wilson on August 23rd 2012 | Clothing
The Cashmere Gallery offer a variety of traditional and fashion forward designs of fine cashmere swe...
The Primary Advantages of Shopping on the Internet
Published by Frank Joseph on August 23rd 2012 | Clothing
One of the main reasons why it's excellent to shop for fashionable items online is there's a wider r...
The Convenience of Searching for Clothes on the Internet
Published by Frank Joseph on August 23rd 2012 | Clothing
One of the most favorite activities women love to complete will be to shop. But most of the time, th...